Pumped at Freezing Trowbarrow

Monday, 28th May 2007 by
Laetitia, Paul and Pete were greeted by BMC signs informing us that peregrines were nesting at today's venue - Warton Quarry. Not that we needed the signs to know that the warning in the guide book about possible nesting bird restrictions was likely to be in force, there were dozens of people twitching away with massive telescopes and cameras with two foot long lenses...

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Heavy rain and a cold northerly wind was forecast, so Kath, Dave, Paul, Laetitia and Pete decided the best option for the weather was to go for a mountain bike round of Kentmere...

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A Posh Night Out

Sunday, 27th May 2007 by
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Girls’ Day Out

Saturday, 26th May 2007 by

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Sarah and Anna not climbing!

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Gimmer; No, it’s White Ghyll

Saturday, 26th May 2007 by
We set off for Gimmer Crag in Langdale today - it was sunny, and the south facing buttress seemed like a good option. Fifteen minutes from the car we came over a rise and felt the teeth of the cold northerly wind! Gimmer was going to be cold! We decided to go to White Ghyll for some shelter...

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Side Pike, Langdale

Monday, 21st May 2007 by
It was a lovely sunny evening, so I chose the coldest, windiest, south east facing crag I could find...

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Rebreather Test

Monday, 21st May 2007 by
Rick asked me along to the Coventry swimming pool to act as official observer whilst he tested his new micro rebreather...

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What rain!

Sunday, 20th May 2007 by
Having seen Friday's forecast for the weekend I decided to lay turf on Saturday and risk climbing on grit between the predicted showers on Sunday...

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